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RAF Evaders: The Comprehensive Story of Thousands of Escapers and Their Escape Lines, Western Europe, 1940-1945

By: CLUTTON-BROCK, Oliver

Price: $17.00

Publisher: UK, Bounty Books: 2012

Edition: New Edition of 2008

Seller ID: 050926

ISBN: 0753722798

Condition: As New


The comprehensive story of thousands of Royal Air Force POW escapers and their escape lines in Western Europe, 1940-1945. xxxiii, 494 pages [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Tight, square binding - no external wear to book or unclipped dustjacket. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 1.331g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance, USA rates by weight alone. View more info

Jackie Cochran: An Autobiography

By: COCHRAN, Jacqueline; BRINLEY, Maryann Bucknum

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Bantam: 1987

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 32727

ISBN: 055305211X

Condition: Fine


Jacqueline Cochran (1906 - 1980) was a pioneer in the field of American aviation and one of the most prominent racing pilots of her generation. She was an important contributor to the formation of the wartime Women's Auxiliary Army Corps (WAAC) and Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) [Wikipedia]. 358pp, photo illustrated. An almost 'as new' copoy - bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding, sound hinges, no wear to the cloth. The price-clipped dustjacket is similar. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our a... View more info

But Not in Anger: The RAF in the Transport Role

By: COLE, Christopher and GRANT, Roderick

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, Ian Allan: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036602

ISBN: 0711009090

Condition: Fine


Record of the highlights of British military air transport in the earlier years [1918-1950's]. 1st printing, 8vo, 176pp, photo illustrated. Hardcover in blue cloth with gilt titles on spine and with dustjacket. Clean, tight copy. Weight, 654g. View more info

Air Command;: A Fighter Pilot's Story

By: COLLISHAW, Raymond; DODDS, R. V.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Kimber: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 484

ISBN: 0718300734

Condition: Near Fine


Autobiography of a Canadian fighter pilot who rose to become an air vice-marshall in the R.A.F. - Raymond Collishaw, 1893-1976 - CB, DSO, OBE, DSC, DFC - 59 Victories. [8], 256 pages, 16 pages of plates illustrations, portraits; 24 cm. Interior is bright and clean, pages white. Unmarked except for gift inscription to the ffep. Tight, square binding, no wear to the green cloth. Sharp corners. Bright gilt titles to the spine. The dustjacket is also bright and clean but with a number of small lost pieces to the extremities of the spine and to the top edge of the rear panel, and, several short ed... View more info

Wings Over the West. Russ Baker and the Rise of Pacific Western Airlines

By: CONDIT, John

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Madeira Park, Harbour Publishing: 1984

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 35935

ISBN: 0920080499

Condition: As New


History of a Canadian Airline and the life of its founder, Canadian bush pilot Russ Baker. Foreword by Pierre Berton. 235pp, photo illus., photo endpapers. As new copy with unclipped dustjacket. Red ink 'chop-mark' to tp. Unpacked weight, 585g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Images always available. Shipped well packed. [Maximum postage to anywhere within Canada is now approx US$15.00- up to 5kg total weight, boxed, insured, trackable and faster than regular parcels. Less wi... View more info

Corsairs to Panthers : U.S. Marine aviation In Korea

By: CONDON, John P.; MERSKY, Peter B.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Marine Corps; History & Museums Division: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 053947

ISBN: 1786251388

Condition: Good VG


'Marines in the Korean War commemorative series'. This is the story of the Marines who took to the sky above Korea, fulfilling many different missions including interdiction, night interception, close air support and tank busting. This memorial volume, richly illustrated, is a fitting monument to their courage and service. 56pp, profusely photo illustrated. Bright, clean and unmarked. Only defect - a light lower corner crease to the front wrapper. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overchar... View more info

The Cannibal Queen: An Aerial Odyssey Across America

By: COONTS, Stephen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pocket Books, NY [1992]:

Seller ID: 3059


'An Aerial Odyssey across the U.S.A. in a 1942 Stearman biplane'. 1st printing, 8vo, 344pp, color photo illus., endpaper maps [front endpapers upside down]. Hardcover with dustjacket. Small black felt-pen remainder mark to bottom edge. Fine/VG+ View more info

Story of the Bomber, 1914-1945

By: COOPER, Bryan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Octopus: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23808

ISBN: 0706404106

Condition: VG+


Superbly illustrated history of the Bomber with great artwork by John batchelor. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight binding with a slight, forward lean. Unclipped dustjacket is similar. Weight, 860g. View more info

Fighter: A History of Fighter Aircraft

By: COOPER, Bryan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A., Scribner: 1974

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 041451

ISBN: 0684135493

Condition: Fine


Beautifully illustrated guide to the fighter aircraft of WWI, WWII and beyond, with photographs, digrams, art drawings etc, many in color. 153pp, profusely illustrated. 29cm. Book is bright, clean and unmarked showing no wear. Clipped dustjacket is nearly similar. Weight, 753g. View more info

Barnstorming to Bushflying: British Columbia's Aviation Pioneers 1910-1930

By: CORLEY-SMITH, Peter

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Sono Nis Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041299

ISBN: 1550390201

Condition: About Fine


Pioneer aviators in British Columbia, 1910-1930. 242 p. : ill. ; 20 x 23 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, quite fresh and about 'as new'. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Weight, 523g. View more info

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Barnstorming to Bushflying: British Columbia's Aviation Pioneers 1910-1930

By: CORLEY-SMITH, Peter

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Sono Nis Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047145

ISBN: 1550390201

Condition: VG+


Pioneer aviators in British Columbia, 1910-1930. 242 p. : ill. ; 20 x 23 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, still quite fresh internally. Tight, square binding, no spine creases Minor creasing to top corner of the front panel. Weight, 523g. View more info

Bush Flying to Blind Flying: British Columbia's Aviation Pioneers 1930-1940

By: CORLEY-SMITH, Peter

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Victoria, B. C., Sono Nis Press: 1994

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 4894

Condition: Solid Very Good


Growth of Flying during the Depression in British Columbia. 2nd printing, stiff wrappers, oblong 8vo, 8.75"x7.75", 267pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no spine ceases. Clean, bright wrappers. A little very light creasing to front wrapper. Weight, 560g. View more info

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10,000 hours: Reminiscences of a Helicopter Bush Pilot

By: CORLEY-SMITH, Peter

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Canada, Sono Nis Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051112

ISBN: 0919203647

Condition: About Fine


Autobiography focussing on author's experiences as a helicopter pilot in the Canadian arctic and northern parts of the provinces between 1954 and 1974. 245 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm. Book is bright and clean. Unmarked except for a tiny address label from a former owner to the ffep. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is also bright and clean showing only very light edge wear, but no tears or chips. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual cos... View more info

Helicopters. The British Columbia Story

By: CORLEY-SMITH, Peter and PARKER, David N.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Victoria, B. C., Published in association with the British Columbia Provincial Museum: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4730

ISBN: 0969070357

Condition: Fine


History of the use of Helicopters in British Columbia. 1st printing, wrappers, 9"x8", 226pp, photo illustrated in b&w and in color. An about 'As New copy'. Unpacked weight, 397g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Images always available. Shipped well packed. [Maximum postage to anywhere within Canada is now approx US$15.00- up to 5kg total weight, boxed, insured, trackable and faster than regular parcels. Less will be charged if rates indicate]. View more info

McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle

By: CRICKMORE, Paul

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Smithmark Pub: 1992

Edition: USA Edition

Seller ID: 09721

ISBN: 0831714085

Condition: Near New


A volume in the series, 'Classic Warplanes'. History and description of the McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle fighter aircraft. 45, [1] pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm. A 'Near New' copy - bright, clean and unmarked in similar hard cover boards. Unpacked weight, 338g. Ships within North America, in card sleeve, for $4.00-$6.50 depending on location. Overseas - shipping at cost. Image available. View more info

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Luftwaffe in World War II: Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives (Images of War)

By: CROSBY, Francis

Price: $13.95

Publisher: UK, Pen & Sword Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1719

ISBN: 1844150860

Condition: Fine


A volume in the series, 'Images of War'. 'Good photo study of the Luftwaffe in WWII. Some unusual photographs, the captions being spot on'. 112 pages : chiefly illustrations, map ; 27 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Weight, 353g. Lettermail may apply. View more info

On Great White Wings : The Wright Brothers and the Race for Flight

By: CULICK, Fred E. C.; DUNMORE, Spencer

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canada, McArthur & Company: 2001

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 050919

ISBN: 155278214X

Condition: Fine


Story of Orville & Wilbur Wright and the race to become the first to fly. 176 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 26 cm. Book is 'as new' - bright, clean and unmarked. Unclipped dustjacky is nearly similar. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 1.286g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance, USA rates by weight alone. View more info

Cunard Eagle Airways Ticket Folder

By: CUNARD EAGLE AIRWAYS

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cunard Eagle Airways: 1961

Seller ID: 28987

Condition: Very Good +


Cunard Eagle Airways envelope/folder to hold passenger tickets. Illustration of a Britannia Jet in CE livery on back. 2 passenger coupons included [passenger's copies of tickets] - Northeast Airlines - for a flight from New York to Miami to Nassau. Also includes a pair of baggage check stubs marked Nassau. Bright, clean and unmarked. Weight, 14g. View more info

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Europa im Bombenkrieg 1939-1945

By: CZESANY, Maximilian

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Graz-Suttgart, Germany, Stocker Verlag: 1998

Edition: First Edition, Later Printing

Seller ID: 22910

ISBN: 3702008136

Condition: Fine


Aerial Operations and the bombing of Europe during WWII. German language text. 744 pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm Bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 929g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Images always available. Shipped well packed. [Maximum postage to anywhere within Canada is now approx US$15.00- up to 5kg total weight, boxed, insured, trackable and faster than regular parcels. Less will be char... View more info

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Amazing Airmen: Canadian Flyers in the Second World War

By: DARLING, Ian

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Dundurn Pr Ltd: 2009

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 045685

ISBN: 1554884241

Condition: As New


True stories and anecdotes of Canadian Airmen during the Second World War. 257 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. A 'mint' copy - bright, clean and unmarked, still 'fresh'. Weight, 425g. View more info